site.btaJustice Minister Briefs European Commission Officials of His Priorities
Bulgarian caretaker Justice Minister Krum Zarkov held a working meeting on Thursday with the acting Head of Representation of the European Commission in Sofia Cvetan Kyulanov and Ilian Stanev, team leader at the Representation, Zarkov's Ministry said in a press release.
The sides discussed the European Commission's Rule of Law reports, the monitoring mechanism, the legislative measures included in the National Recovery and Resilience Plan, and the question of Bulgaria's accession to the Schengen Area.
It was stressed during the meeting that the measures planned by the Government include setting up a Council on Internal Monitoring and Analysis and an Action Plan for the recommendations contained in the annual Rule of Law Report.
Zarkov said that his Ministry is working on the formation of a Citizen Council at the National Rule of Law Coordination Mechanism.